JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.
Aug 25th, 2021 - An estimated 13% of all US adults (18 years or older) have diabetes, and 34.5% meet criteria for prediabetes. The prevalences of prediabetes and diabetes are higher in older adults. Estimates of the risk of progression from prediabetes to diabetes vary widely, perhaps because of differences in the definition of prediabetes or the heterogeneity of prediabetes. Diabetes is the leading cause of ki...
JAMA Ahmed O, Cifu AS et. al.
Oct 6th, 2021 - Inferior Vena Cava Filters for the Treatment of Patients With Venous Thromboembolic Disease.|2021|Ahmed O,Cifu AS,Paul J,|adverse effects,therapeutic use,drug therapy,therapy,adverse effects,drug therapy,prevention & control,therapy,drug therapy,therapy,surgery,
JAMA , Davidson KW et. al.
Sep 29th, 2021 - Preeclampsia is one of the most serious health problems that affect pregnant persons. It is a complication in approximately 4% of pregnancies in the US and contributes to both maternal and infant morbidity and mortality. Preeclampsia also accounts for 6% of preterm births and 19% of medically indicated preterm births in the US. There are racial and ethnic disparities in the prevalence of and mo...
Sep 9th, 2021 - This technical report accompanies the recommendations of the American Academy of Pediatrics for the routine use of the influenza vaccine and antiviral medications in the prevention and treatment of influenza in children during the 2021-2022 season. Influenza vaccination is an important intervention to protect vulnerable populations and reduce the burden of respiratory illnesses during circulati...
Blood Advances; Cuker A, Tseng EK et. al.
Sep 3rd, 2021 - COVID-19-related critical illness is associated with an increased risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE). These evidence-based guidelines of the American Society of Hematology (ASH) are intended to support patients, clinicians, and other health care professionals in making decisions about the use of anticoagulation for thromboprophylaxis in patients with COVID-19-related critical illness who do n...
The Journal of Family Practice; Murphy KR, Solis J
Aug 26th, 2021 - • The 2020 Focused Updates to the Asthma Management Guidelines: A Report from the National Asthma Education and Prevention Program Coordinating Committee Expert Panel Working Group provides updated recommendations for 6 topics related to the management of individuals with asthma. • The classification of asthma severity and asthma control, as well as the concept of utilizing a stepwise approach ...
World Journal of Emergency Surgery : WJES; Coccolini F, Improta M et. al.
Aug 11th, 2021 - Immunocompromised patients are a heterogeneous and diffuse category frequently presenting to the emergency department with acute surgical diseases. Diagnosis and treatment in immunocompromised patients are often complex and must be multidisciplinary. Misdiagnosis of an acute surgical disease may be followed by increased morbidity and mortality. Delayed diagnosis and treatment of surgical diseas...
Arthritis & Rheumatology (Hoboken, N.J.); Curtis JR, Johnson SR et. al.
Aug 5th, 2021 - To provide guidance to rheumatology providers on the use of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccines for patients with rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases (RMDs). A task force was assembled that included 9 rheumatologists/immunologists, 2 infectious disease specialists, and 2 public health physicians. After agreeing on scoping questions, an evidence report was created that summarized the...
Gastroenterology Jones JL, Tse F et. al.
Aug 3rd, 2021 - The effectiveness and safety of vaccinations can be altered by immunosuppressive therapies, and perhaps by inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) itself. These recommendations developed by the Canadian Association of Gastroenterology and endorsed by the American Gastroenterological Association, aim to provide guidance on immunizations in adult and pediatric patients with IBD. This publication focused...
European Journal of Endocrinology; Bartalena L, Kahaly GJ et. al.
Jul 24th, 2021 - Graves' orbitopathy (GO) is the main extrathyroidal manifestation of Graves' disease (GD). Choice of treatment should be based on the assessment of clinical activity and severity of GO. Early referral to specialized centers is fundamental for most patients with GO. Risk factors include smoking, thyroid dysfunction, high serum level of thyrotropin receptor antibodies, radioactive iodine (RAI) tr...
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Nelson CA, Meaney-Delman D et. al.
Jul 16th, 2021 - This report provides CDC recommendations to U.S. health care providers regarding treatment, pre-exposure prophylaxis, and postexposure prophylaxis of plague. Yersinia pestis, the bacterium that causes plague, leads to naturally occurring disease in the United States and other regions worldwide and is recognized as a potential bioterrorism weapon. A bioweapon attack with Y. pestis could potentia...
Journal of Gynecology Obstetrics and Human Reproduction; Dion L, Agostini A et. al.
Jun 25th, 2021 - To provide guidelines from the French College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (CNGOF), based on the best evidence available, concerning the impact of endometrial destruction on bleeding and endometrial cancer risk reduction in patients candidates for operative hysteroscopy. Recommendations were made according to AGREE II and the GRADE® (Grading of Recommendations Assessment, Development and...
Nursing for Women's Health;
Jun 22nd, 2021 - Quantification of Blood Loss: AWHONN Practice Brief Number 13.|2021| ,|complications,education,methods,methods,classification,nursing,prevention & control,
Nursing for Women's Health;
Jun 22nd, 2021 - Guidelines for Active Management of the Third Stage of Labor using Oxytocin: AWHONN Practice Brief Number 12.|2021| ,|standards,drug effects,therapeutic use,therapeutic use,drug therapy,prevention & control,statistics & numerical data,
Annals of Internal Medicine; Tomson CRV, Cheung AK et. al.
Jun 22nd, 2021 - The Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes (KDIGO) 2021 clinical practice guideline for the management of blood pressure (BP) in patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) not receiving dialysis is an update of the KDIGO 2012 guideline on the same topic and reflects new evidence on the risks and benefits of BP-lowering therapy among patients with CKD. It is intended to support shared decisio...
The Journal of Headache and Pain; Steiner TJ, Tinelli M
Jun 12th, 2021 - Editorial. Valuing headache's solution.|2021|Steiner TJ,Tinelli M,|diagnosis,prevention & control,diagnosis,prevention & control,diagnosis,prevention & control,diagnosis,prevention & control,diagnosis,prevention & control,diagnosis,prevention & control,
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology; , Dotters-Katz SK et. al.
Jun 12th, 2021 - In the United States, it is estimated that 1% to 4% of pregnant women are infected with hepatitis C virus, which carries approximately a 5% risk of transmission from mother to infant. Hepatitis C virus can be transmitted to the infant in utero or during the peripartum period, and infection during pregnancy is associated with an increased risk of adverse fetal outcomes, including fetal growth re...
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology;
Jun 5th, 2021 - Executive summary: Workshop on Preeclampsia, January 25-26, 2021, cosponsored by the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine and the Preeclampsia Foundation.|2021| ,|prevention & control,
Nutrition, Metabolism, and Cardiovascular Diseases : NMCD; Chiodini I, Gaudio A et. al.
Jun 2nd, 2021 - Bone fragility is increasingly recognized as a relevant complication of type 2 diabetes (T2D) and diabetic patients with fragility fractures have higher mortality rates than non diabetic individuals or diabetic patients without fractures. However, current diagnostic approaches for fracture risk stratification, such as bone mineral density measurement or the use of risk assessment algorithms, la...
Journal of the American College of Cardiology; Willett J, Achenbach S et. al.
May 31st, 2021 - The Tobacco Endgame: Eradicating a Worsening Epidemic A Joint Opinion From the American Heart Association, World Heart Federation, American College of Cardiology, and the European Society of Cardiology.|2021|Willett J,Achenbach S,Pinto FJ,Poppas A,Elkind MSV,|methods,trends,methods,methods,organization & administration,epidemiology,prevention & control,psychology,